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From: "H. B. Whitmore" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] How could we tell? NPE.
Date: Sat, 14 Jun 2008 15:24:42 -0400
In-Reply-To: <>

You might also consider getting a copy of Charles F. Kerchner's "Genetic
Genealogy DNA Testing Dictionary." It doesn't give the acronym, but it does
define the term. <>
Hal Whitmore
Wilmington, Delaware, USA
Administrator Whitmore DNA Project

on 6/14/08 2:54 PM, John E. Mellick at wrote:

> Franxois,
> You asked about NPE. Sometimes it helps for novices (your word) to go back
> and read the archives. Start with NPE, and read about OOPS, SPL, and other
> alternatives. See especially the following:
> t
> You also asked about its importance.
> I don't think the alternates are too important,
> since NPE is so imbedded in the language of our hobby.
> John

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